Define: Variate

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Definition: Variate

Quick Summary of Variate

The particular value of a variable.

What is the dictionary definition of Variate?

Dictionary Definition

  1. A measurable quantity capable of taking on a number of values.
  2. A variable, often the set of x values plotted on a graph.


Synonyms For Variate

random variable, canonical variate, variable, stochastic variable, variant

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Variate are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 6th January 2020.